Pak security forces kill seven militants in Swat

Pak security forces have killed seven militants in the Matta area of Swat.

Updated: Apr 11, 2011, 13:01 PM IST

Islamabad: Pakistani security forces have killed seven militants in the Matta area of Swat district.

The Dawn quoted sources as saying the militants were trying to force their way into the Swat’s Matta area before being shot down by security forces.

Pakistan had carried out a sweeping military operation in the area in 2009, bringing an end to two years of Taliban control.
Meanwhile, 30 suspected militants were arrested and five land mines were also inactivated by the security forces in Saafi area of Mohmand Agency.

ANI